Volland upped to sr. vp at Warners Int'l


Lance Volland has been named senior vp publicity at Warner Bros. Pictures International and will lead the international publicity department for the studio. He will head the creating and overseeing of all aspects of publicity campaigns for WBPI's international feature film releases. Volland's broadened responsibilities include supervising all publicity materials as well as junkets, film festivals, local production publicity, media promotions and tie-ins, trade publicity, awards campaigns and publicity strategies and directives to all overseas offices. Volland had served as vp international publicity since 2003, working on such campaigns as the "Harry Potter" films, "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," "The Last Samurai" and "The Polar Express."